Wolfberry Fruit, Gou Qi Zi ( 枸杞子 ) ...Chinese Herb...
|Latin Plant Name|
|Pinyin Mandarin Name|
Gou Qi Zi
|Common English Name|
|Part of Plant Used|
This herb is used in formulas to treat visual disturbances such as sensitivity to light, blurred vision, and poor visual acuity; also used to treat general weakness, diabetic symptoms, chronic Lung disorders, impotence.
Matrimony Vine & Gou Qi Zi
|Traditional Usages and Functions|
Nourishes and tonifies Liver and Kidneys; benefits Essence and brightens eyes.
|Common Formulas Used In|
Cerebral Tonic Pills; Rehmannia and Dogwood Fruit.
|Cautions in Use|
Do not use where there is deficient Spleen and dampness, or if there is an external excess heat imbalance. Use cautiously where there is an internal heat imbalance.
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